Anixter Utility Grade Infrastructure

Brand:
Anixter Inc
Verify ID:
B447359
Effective Date:
March 28, 2019 - March 27, 2020
Verification Mark
Product Information
Utility Grade INFRASTRUCTURE, also known as UTG, is a new technology platform, assurance program and design approach that redefines the infrastructure layer to support building subsystems, technologies and applications. 
 
The Utility Grade Infrastructure platform has been co-developed alongside word-class global technology partners who have defined and manufactured critical UTG components necessary to form a best in class Utility Grade Infrastructure. 
 
Independent third-party tested and verified by UL, the UTG program will offer UTG-rated cabling solutions built to support your specific application, performance and lifecycle needs.

* This information was provided by Anixter Inc and may contain additional information outside the scope of this Claim Verification.

Marketing Claim Verified by UL

Anixter Utility Grade Infrastructure UTG10

Verification Method

Cable performance characteristics have been evaluated as outlined below to determine that the product satisfies the requirements of UTG10. 10 Mb transmission distance up to at least 185 meters per Bit Error Rate Testing using Smart Bits Tester (single cable) 100 Mb transmission distance up to at least 150 meters per Bit Error Rate Testing using Smart Bits Tester (single cable) 1Gb transmission distance up to at least 100 meters per Bit Error Rate Testing using Spirent TestCenter / Copper Ethernet Test Module (single cable) 1Gb transmission distance up to at least 100 meters at a temperature of at least 60°C per Bit Error Rate Testing using Spirent TestCenter / Copper Ethernet Test Module (single cable) 10 Gb transmission distance between 37 - 50 meters per Bit Error Rate Testing using Spirent TestCenter / Copper Ethernet Test Module (single cable) Transmission performance per ANSI/TIA-568.2-D: Balanced Twisted-Pair Telecommunications Cabling and Components, from 1 MHz up to a maximum stop frequency of 425 MHz. 1080p HD video surveillance transmission up to at least 150m per Transmission Distance test at 100 Mb and Type 2 PoE distance test. 4K UHD video surveillance transmission for at least 150m per Transmission Distance test at 100 Mb and Type 2 PoE distance test. Maximum bundle size of 72 -90 cables operating at 0.5A per conductor for a 15°C temperature rise at a 45°C ambient per TIA TSB-184A. HDBaseT™ transmission distance of between 80 – 100 meters per UL 4299, Outline of Investigation for Power Over HDBaseT™ (PoH) Cables, using a modular plug terminated link (direct connect) configuration at room ambient. Power over Ethernet (PoE) delivery distance is as indicated for the PoE Type per DC resistance measurements in ANSI/TIA-568.2-D: Balanced Twisted-Pair Telecommunications Cabling and Components, and, the power source and powered device specifications in IEEE 802.3bt: IEEE Standard for Ethernet Amendment 2: Physical Layer and Management Parameters for Power over Ethernet over 4 pairs: Type 1: 150 m Type 2: 150 m Type 3: 100 m Type 4: 100 m Jacket Temperature Rating at least 75°C per UL Standard for Safety for Communications Cables, UL 444 test data Installation Type Designation: CMR or CMP per UL Standard for Safety for Communications Cables, UL 444 test data A maximum flexing force as specified when tested with a force applied 1 inch from the point of cable exit from a securing fixture through an arc of 10 degrees: Flex Force 3: 46 – 60 oz-ft Flex Force 2: 31 – 45 oz-ft Flex Force 1: 16 – 30 oz-ft

About the Manufacturer

Global Reach. Local Advantage Anixter is a leading global distributor of Network & Security Solutions, Electrical & Electronic Solutions and Utility Power Solutions. We help build, connect, protect and power valuable assets and critical infrastructures. From network infrastructure to industrial MRO supply to video surveillance applications to electric power distribution, we offer full-line solutions, and intelligence, that create reliable, resilient systems that sustain businesses and communities. Through our unmatched global distribution network along with our supply chain and technical expertise, we help lower the cost, risk and complexity of our customers’ supply chains.

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